Samuel N. West1

M, b. circa 1845
     Samuel N. West was born circa 1845 in Virginia.2,1 He was the son of John West and Abigail (?)1
Last Edited18 Nov 2009
Father*John West1 b. c 1806
Mother*Abigail (?)1 b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S1932] Census: 1860 Harrison, Virginia, Page 59, Clarksburg, unspecified date, 1860, HH#690-690
    West, John, 54, farmer, PA
    Abigail, 46, VA
    Josiah L., 21, VA
    Hanna V., 19, VA
    Samuel N., 15, VA.
  2. [S185] Census: 1850, Harrison, Virginia, District 22, Page 85, August 12, 1850, HH#603-603
    West, John, 44, farmer, VA
    Abigail, 36, VA
    Caroline, 15, VA
    Helen, 13, VA
    Josiah, 11, VA
    Hannah, 9, VA
    Samuel, 5, VA.

Caroline West1

F, b. circa 1835
     Caroline West was born circa 1835 in Virginia.1 She was the daughter of John West and Abigail (?)1
Last Edited18 Nov 2009
Father*John West1 b. c 1806
Mother*Abigail (?)1 b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S185] Census: 1850, Harrison, Virginia, District 22, Page 85, August 12, 1850, HH#603-603
    West, John, 44, farmer, VA
    Abigail, 36, VA
    Caroline, 15, VA
    Helen, 13, VA
    Josiah, 11, VA
    Hannah, 9, VA
    Samuel, 5, VA.

Helen West1

F, b. circa 1837
     Helen West was born circa 1837 in Virginia.1 She was the daughter of John West and Abigail (?)1
Last Edited18 Nov 2009
Father*John West1 b. c 1806
Mother*Abigail (?)1 b. c 1814

Citations

  1. [S185] Census: 1850, Harrison, Virginia, District 22, Page 85, August 12, 1850, HH#603-603
    West, John, 44, farmer, VA
    Abigail, 36, VA
    Caroline, 15, VA
    Helen, 13, VA
    Josiah, 11, VA
    Hannah, 9, VA
    Samuel, 5, VA.

Abraham Liston Gibson1,2

M, b. 23 November 1867, d. 24 December 1954
     Abraham Liston Gibson was born on 23 November 1867 in Preston, West Virginia.1,3,4,5,6,2,7,8 He was the son of Waitman C. Gibson and Rebecca Liston.1 Abraham Liston Gibson married Allie Amanda Arnet, daughter of Job Arnet and Martha Ann Musgrave, circa 1898 in West Virginia.2 Abraham Liston Gibson died on 24 December 1954 in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia, at age 87.1,3 He was buried on 26 December 1954 in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia.1,3
Last Edited19 Nov 2009
Father*Waitman C. Gibson1 b. Sep 1837, d. 2 Feb 1919
Mother*Rebecca Liston1 b. Apr 1842

Children of Abraham Liston Gibson and Allie Amanda Arnet

Citations

  1. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Abraham Liston Gibson, born November 23, 1867 in Preston County, West Virginia, age 87y 1m 1d, school teacher and businessman, s/o Waitman Gibson and Rebecca Liston, died December 24, 1954 at Leonard Memorial Hospital in Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia. Informant Garland West. Buried December 26, 1954 in Heavner Cemetery by R. J. Rundio.
  2. [S1854] Census: 1910 Wetzel, West Virginia, Grant, District 152, Page 8, April 20, 1910, HH#76-76
    Gibson, Abraham L., 42, married once, married 12 years, WV WV WV
    wife Amanda, 39, married once, married 12 years, 3 children, 3 living, WV WV WV
    son Hughe B., 11, WV WV WV
    daughter Ota M., 8, WV WV WV
    daughter Letha F., 11/12, WV WV WV.
  3. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Name: Abraham Liston Gibson
    Death date: 24 Dec 1954
    Death place: Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia
    Gender: Male
    Age at death: 87 years 1 month 1 day
    Birth date: 23 Nov 1867
    Birthplace: Preston Co.
    Marital status: Married
    Spouse's name:
    Father's name: Waitman Gibson
    Father's birthplace:
    Mother's name: Rebecca Liston
    Mother's birthplace:
    Occupation: Teacher Business
    Street address:
    Residence:
    Cemetery name: Heavner
    Burial place:
    Burial date: 26 Dec 1954
    Film number: 816156
    Digital GS number: 4229108
    Image number: 70
    Reference number:
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Deaths 1853-1970.
  4. [S480] Census: 1870 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, Page 23, October 5, 1870, HH#159-159
    Gibson, Waitman C., 33, farmer, VA
    Rebecca, 28, keeping house, VA
    Annie E., 9, VA
    James B., 7, WV
    David S., 5, WV
    Abraham L., 3, WV
    Rhoda O., 2/12, WV.
  5. [S248] Census: 1880 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, District 59, Page 33, June 26, 1880, HH#289-293
    Gibson, Waitman C., 42, farmer, WV WV PA
    wife Rebecca, 38, keeping house, WV WV WV
    son James M., 17, farmer, WV WV WV
    son David S., 15, farmer, WV WV WV
    son Abraham L., 13, farmer, WV WV WV
    daughter Roda O., 10, at home, WV WV WV
    son Thurman W., 8, WV WV WV
    son Ira C., 3, WV WV WV
    daughter Icy M., 3, WV WV WV.
  6. [S260] Census: 1900 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, District 105, Page 16, June 9, 1900, HH#117-117
    Gibson, Abraham, Nov 1867, 32, married 2 years, WV WV WV
    wife Allie A., Feb 1871, 29, married 2 years, 1 child, 1 living, WV WV WV
    son Hugh B., Sep 1898, 1, WV WV WV.
  7. [S167] Census: 1920 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 135, Page 45, January 23, 1920, HH#554-569
    Gibson, Abraham L., 52, WV WV WV
    wife Allie, 48, WV WV WV
    son Hugh B., 21, WV WV WV
    daughter Ota M., 18, WV WV WV
    daughter Letha F., 10, WV WV WV.
  8. [S220] Census: 1930 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, 3, Page 3, April 3, 1930, HH#26-28
    Gibson, Abraham L., 62, age at first marriage 27, WV WV WV
    wife Alla A., 59, age at first marriage 26, WV WV WV.

Allie Amanda Arnet1,2

F, b. 4 February 1871, d. 11 October 1958
     Allie Amanda Arnet was born on 4 February 1871 in Monongalia, West Virginia.3,4,5,1,6,7 She was the daughter of Job Arnet and Martha Ann Musgrave.3 Allie Amanda Arnet married Abraham Liston Gibson, son of Waitman C. Gibson and Rebecca Liston, circa 1898 in West Virginia.1 Allie Amanda Arnet died on 11 October 1958 in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia, at age 87.3 She was buried on 13 October 1958 in Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia.3
Last Edited25 Apr 2012
Father*Job Arnet3 b. c 1837
Mother*Martha Ann Musgrave3 b. c 1841

Children of Allie Amanda Arnet and Abraham Liston Gibson

     Allie Amanda Arnet was also known as Alla A.7

Citations

  1. [S1854] Census: 1910 Wetzel, West Virginia, Grant, District 152, Page 8, April 20, 1910, HH#76-76
    Gibson, Abraham L., 42, married once, married 12 years, WV WV WV
    wife Amanda, 39, married once, married 12 years, 3 children, 3 living, WV WV WV
    son Hughe B., 11, WV WV WV
    daughter Ota M., 8, WV WV WV
    daughter Letha F., 11/12, WV WV WV.
  2. [S2146] Michaela Donahue, Email to John Teets, 11/18/2009, Teets Family & Ancestry - Wilfong
    I can give you a small piece of information on Lota Marie (?) Wilfong, wife of Carl Gene Wilfong. Mrs. Wilfong’s maiden name was “West.” Her family was primarily from the Buckhannon area. Her parents were Ota M. and Garland West, maternal grandparents Abraham Liston Gibson and Allie Amanda (Arnet) Gibson and paternal grandfather was Charles L. West.
  3. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Allie A. Gibson, born February 4, 1871 in Monongalia County, West Virginia, age 87y 8d 7d, d/o Job Arnett and Martha Ann Musgrave, died October 11, 1958 in Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia. Informant Garland West. Buried October 13, 1958 in Heavner Cemetery, Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia by J. F. Deck Whitescarver.
  4. [S1982] Census: 1880 Marion, West Virginia, Mannington, Page 93, June 21, 1880, HH#247-247
    Arnet, Job, 43, farmer, VA VA VA
    wife Martha A., 39, keeping house, PA VA VA
    daughter Mary E., 15, WV VA PA
    daughter Frances A., 13, WV VA PA
    son Jesse L., 11, WV VA PA
    daughter Allie A., 9, WV VA PA
    daughter Nora M., 7, WV VA PA
    son John W., 4, WV VA PA
    son William F., 1, WV PA VA
    son-in-law Hays, John N., 27, VA VA VA
    daughter Hays, Nancy E., 19, at home, WV VA PA.
  5. [S260] Census: 1900 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, District 105, Page 16, June 9, 1900, HH#117-117
    Gibson, Abraham, Nov 1867, 32, married 2 years, WV WV WV
    wife Allie A., Feb 1871, 29, married 2 years, 1 child, 1 living, WV WV WV
    son Hugh B., Sep 1898, 1, WV WV WV.
  6. [S167] Census: 1920 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 135, Page 45, January 23, 1920, HH#554-569
    Gibson, Abraham L., 52, WV WV WV
    wife Allie, 48, WV WV WV
    son Hugh B., 21, WV WV WV
    daughter Ota M., 18, WV WV WV
    daughter Letha F., 10, WV WV WV.
  7. [S220] Census: 1930 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, 3, Page 3, April 3, 1930, HH#26-28
    Gibson, Abraham L., 62, age at first marriage 27, WV WV WV
    wife Alla A., 59, age at first marriage 26, WV WV WV.

Hugh Bryan Gibson1,2,3

M, b. 2 September 1898, d. August 1978
     Hugh Bryan Gibson was born on 2 September 1898 in Upshur, West Virginia.4,5,6,2,3 He was the son of Abraham Liston Gibson and Allie Amanda Arnet.2 Hugh Bryan Gibson married Edna Ruth Pyles, daughter of George Pyles and Lillie Bock, on 18 February 1933 in Harrison, West Virginia.1 Hugh Bryan Gibson died in August 1978 in Casselberry, Seminole, Florida, at age 79.4
Last Edited19 Nov 2009
Father*Abraham Liston Gibson2 b. 23 Nov 1867, d. 24 Dec 1954
Mother*Allie Amanda Arnet2 b. 4 Feb 1871, d. 11 Oct 1958

Family: Hugh Bryan Gibson and Edna Ruth Pyles

     Hugh Bryan Gibson registered for the WWI Draft on on 12 September 1918 in Buckhannon, Upshur, Pennsylvania.5

Citations

  1. [S1217] Familysearch Labs, Groom's name: Hugh Bryan Gibson
    Groom's age: 35 years
    Groom's estimated birth year: 1898
    Groom's birth date:
    Groom's birthplace:
    Bride's name: Edna Ruth Pyles
    Bride's age: 28 years
    Bride's estimated birth year: 1905
    Bride's birth date:
    Bride's birthplace:
    Event type: Marriage
    Marriage date: 18 Feb 1933
    Marriage place: Harrison, West Virginia
    Groom's father's name: Abraham Gibson
    Groom's mother's name: Allie Arnett Gibson
    Father of bride's name: George Pyles
    Mother of bride's name: Lillie Bock Pyles
    Marital status:
    Groom's previous wife's name:
    Bride's marital status:
    Bride's previous husband's name:
    Film number: 847298
    Digital GS number: 4012249
    Image number: 216
    Reference number: v 48 p 356
    Source: County Records
    Collection: West Virginia Marriages 1853-1970.
  2. [S1854] Census: 1910 Wetzel, West Virginia, Grant, District 152, Page 8, April 20, 1910, HH#76-76
    Gibson, Abraham L., 42, married once, married 12 years, WV WV WV
    wife Amanda, 39, married once, married 12 years, 3 children, 3 living, WV WV WV
    son Hughe B., 11, WV WV WV
    daughter Ota M., 8, WV WV WV
    daughter Letha F., 11/12, WV WV WV.
  3. [S167] Census: 1920 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 135, Page 45, January 23, 1920, HH#554-569
    Gibson, Abraham L., 52, WV WV WV
    wife Allie, 48, WV WV WV
    son Hugh B., 21, WV WV WV
    daughter Ota M., 18, WV WV WV
    daughter Letha F., 10, WV WV WV.
  4. [S27] Ancestry.com: Social Security Death Index, Name: Hugh Gibson
    SSN: 267-44-5971
    Last Residence: 32707 Casselberry, Seminole, Florida, United States of America
    Born: 2 Sep 1898
    Died: Aug 1978
    State (Year) SSN issued: Florida (Before 1951).
  5. [S351] Ancestry.com: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Name: Hugh B Gibson
    County: Upshur
    State: West Virginia
    Birth Date: 2 Sep 1898
    Race: White
    FHL Roll Number: 1992966
    DraftBoard: 0.
  6. [S260] Census: 1900 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, District 105, Page 16, June 9, 1900, HH#117-117
    Gibson, Abraham, Nov 1867, 32, married 2 years, WV WV WV
    wife Allie A., Feb 1871, 29, married 2 years, 1 child, 1 living, WV WV WV
    son Hugh B., Sep 1898, 1, WV WV WV.

Letha F. Gibson1

F, b. circa 1909
     Letha F. Gibson was born circa 1909 in West Virginia.1,2 She is the daughter of Abraham Liston Gibson and Allie Amanda Arnet.1
Last Edited19 Nov 2009
Father*Abraham Liston Gibson1 b. 23 Nov 1867, d. 24 Dec 1954
Mother*Allie Amanda Arnet1 b. 4 Feb 1871, d. 11 Oct 1958

Citations

  1. [S1854] Census: 1910 Wetzel, West Virginia, Grant, District 152, Page 8, April 20, 1910, HH#76-76
    Gibson, Abraham L., 42, married once, married 12 years, WV WV WV
    wife Amanda, 39, married once, married 12 years, 3 children, 3 living, WV WV WV
    son Hughe B., 11, WV WV WV
    daughter Ota M., 8, WV WV WV
    daughter Letha F., 11/12, WV WV WV.
  2. [S167] Census: 1920 Upshur, West Virginia, Buckhannon, District 135, Page 45, January 23, 1920, HH#554-569
    Gibson, Abraham L., 52, WV WV WV
    wife Allie, 48, WV WV WV
    son Hugh B., 21, WV WV WV
    daughter Ota M., 18, WV WV WV
    daughter Letha F., 10, WV WV WV.

Waitman C. Gibson1,2,3

M, b. September 1837, d. 2 February 1919
     Waitman C. Gibson was born in September 1837 in Virginia.5,6,2,7,8,9 He was the son of Zacheus Gibson and Nancy Clark.4 Waitman C. Gibson married Rebecca Liston circa 1858 in West Virginia.1,8 Waitman C. Gibson died on 2 February 1919 in Hudson, Preston, West Virginia, at age 81.3
Last Edited19 Nov 2009
Father*Zacheus Gibson4 b. c 1812
Mother*Nancy Clark4 b. c 1809

Children of Waitman C. Gibson and Rebecca Liston

Citations

  1. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Abraham Liston Gibson, born November 23, 1867 in Preston County, West Virginia, age 87y 1m 1d, school teacher and businessman, s/o Waitman Gibson and Rebecca Liston, died December 24, 1954 at Leonard Memorial Hospital in Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia. Informant Garland West. Buried December 26, 1954 in Heavner Cemetery by R. J. Rundio.
  2. [S480] Census: 1870 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, Page 23, October 5, 1870, HH#159-159
    Gibson, Waitman C., 33, farmer, VA
    Rebecca, 28, keeping house, VA
    Annie E., 9, VA
    James B., 7, WV
    David S., 5, WV
    Abraham L., 3, WV
    Rhoda O., 2/12, WV.
  3. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Waitman C. Gibson, age 81y 3m, farmer, born unstated, parents unstated, died February 2, 1919 of pneumonia in Hudson, Pleasant District, Preston County, West Virginia. Burial unstated.
  4. [S274] Census: 1850 Preston, Virginia, District 45, Page 271, August 30, 1850, HH#1617-1617
    Gibson, Zachery, 59, farmer, VA
    Nancy, 41, PA
    Edgar, 14, VA
    Waitman, 13, VA
    Haymond, 11, VA
    Nancy, 7, VA
    Jame, 6, VA
    Zachery, 3, VA.
  5. [S274] Census: 1850 Preston, Virginia, District 45, Page 271, August 30, 1850, HH#1617-1617
    Gibson, Zachery, 59, farmer, VA
    Nancy, 41, PA
    Edgar, 14, VA
    Waitman, 13, VA
    Haymond, 11, VA
    Nancy, 7, VA
    James, 6, VA
    Zachery, 3, VA.
  6. [S261] Census: 1860 Preston, Virginia, Muddy Creek, District 2, Page 8, June 25, 1860, HH#346-344
    Gibson, Waitman, 22, farmer, VA
    Rebecca, 18, VA
    Sylvester, 1, VA.
  7. [S248] Census: 1880 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, District 59, Page 33, June 26, 1880, HH#289-293
    Gibson, Waitman C., 42, farmer, WV WV PA
    wife Rebecca, 38, keeping house, WV WV WV
    son James M., 17, farmer, WV WV WV
    son David S., 15, farmer, WV WV WV
    son Abraham L., 13, farmer, WV WV WV
    daughter Roda O., 10, at home, WV WV WV
    son Thurman W., 8, WV WV WV
    son Ira C., 3, WV WV WV
    daughter Icy M., 3, WV WV WV.
  8. [S260] Census: 1900 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, District 105, Page 8, June 5, 1900, HH#83-83
    Gibson, Waitman, Sep 1837, 62, married 42 years, WV WV WV
    wife Rebecca, Apr 1842, 58, married 42 years, 11 children, 9 living, WV WV WV
    daughter Martha, Jan 1884, 16, WV WV WV
    daughter Mary, Jan 1884, 16, WV WV WV
    grandson Strawser, Clarence, Jan 1893, 7, MD PA WV.
  9. [S178] Census: 1910 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, District 105, Page 5, April 19, 1910, HH#47-47
    Gibson, W. C., 72, married once, married 54 years, WV WV PA
    wife Rebecca, 68, married once, married 54 years, 11 children, 8 living, WV WV WV
    daughter Mary, 25, WV WV WV
    grandson Clarence, 17, WV PA WV.

Rebecca Liston1

F, b. April 1842
     Rebecca Liston was born in April 1842 in Virginia.2,3,4,5,6 She married Waitman C. Gibson, son of Zacheus Gibson and Nancy Clark, circa 1858 in West Virginia.1,5
Last Edited19 Nov 2009

Children of Rebecca Liston and Waitman C. Gibson

Citations

  1. [S537] Death Records: WV Division of Culture and History, http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx, Abraham Liston Gibson, born November 23, 1867 in Preston County, West Virginia, age 87y 1m 1d, school teacher and businessman, s/o Waitman Gibson and Rebecca Liston, died December 24, 1954 at Leonard Memorial Hospital in Buckhannon, Upshur County, West Virginia. Informant Garland West. Buried December 26, 1954 in Heavner Cemetery by R. J. Rundio.
  2. [S261] Census: 1860 Preston, Virginia, Muddy Creek, District 2, Page 8, June 25, 1860, HH#346-344
    Gibson, Waitman, 22, farmer, VA
    Rebecca, 18, VA
    Sylvester, 1, VA.
  3. [S480] Census: 1870 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, Page 23, October 5, 1870, HH#159-159
    Gibson, Waitman C., 33, farmer, VA
    Rebecca, 28, keeping house, VA
    Annie E., 9, VA
    James B., 7, WV
    David S., 5, WV
    Abraham L., 3, WV
    Rhoda O., 2/12, WV.
  4. [S248] Census: 1880 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, District 59, Page 33, June 26, 1880, HH#289-293
    Gibson, Waitman C., 42, farmer, WV WV PA
    wife Rebecca, 38, keeping house, WV WV WV
    son James M., 17, farmer, WV WV WV
    son David S., 15, farmer, WV WV WV
    son Abraham L., 13, farmer, WV WV WV
    daughter Roda O., 10, at home, WV WV WV
    son Thurman W., 8, WV WV WV
    son Ira C., 3, WV WV WV
    daughter Icy M., 3, WV WV WV.
  5. [S260] Census: 1900 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, District 105, Page 8, June 5, 1900, HH#83-83
    Gibson, Waitman, Sep 1837, 62, married 42 years, WV WV WV
    wife Rebecca, Apr 1842, 58, married 42 years, 11 children, 9 living, WV WV WV
    daughter Martha, Jan 1884, 16, WV WV WV
    daughter Mary, Jan 1884, 16, WV WV WV
    grandson Strawser, Clarence, Jan 1893, 7, MD PA WV.
  6. [S178] Census: 1910 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, District 105, Page 5, April 19, 1910, HH#47-47
    Gibson, W. C., 72, married once, married 54 years, WV WV PA
    wife Rebecca, 68, married once, married 54 years, 11 children, 8 living, WV WV WV
    daughter Mary, 25, WV WV WV
    grandson Clarence, 17, WV PA WV.

James M. Gibson1

M, b. circa 1863
     James M. Gibson was born circa 1863 in West Virginia.2,1 He was the son of Waitman C. Gibson and Rebecca Liston.1
Last Edited19 Nov 2009
Father*Waitman C. Gibson1 b. Sep 1837, d. 2 Feb 1919
Mother*Rebecca Liston1 b. Apr 1842

Citations

  1. [S248] Census: 1880 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, District 59, Page 33, June 26, 1880, HH#289-293
    Gibson, Waitman C., 42, farmer, WV WV PA
    wife Rebecca, 38, keeping house, WV WV WV
    son James M., 17, farmer, WV WV WV
    son David S., 15, farmer, WV WV WV
    son Abraham L., 13, farmer, WV WV WV
    daughter Roda O., 10, at home, WV WV WV
    son Thurman W., 8, WV WV WV
    son Ira C., 3, WV WV WV
    daughter Icy M., 3, WV WV WV.
  2. [S480] Census: 1870 Preston, West Virginia, Pleasant, Page 23, October 5, 1870, HH#159-159
    Gibson, Waitman C., 33, farmer, VA
    Rebecca, 28, keeping house, VA
    Annie E., 9, VA
    James B., 7, WV
    David S., 5, WV
    Abraham L., 3, WV
    Rhoda O., 2/12, WV.